plural -s
: a member of an Ostyak and Vogul people of Siberia that is of Finno-Ugrian ethnic classification, has a hunting and fishing economy, and is closest linguistic ally to the Magyar peoples

Word History


Ob, river in Siberia + Ugrian

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“Ob-Ugrian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Ob-Ugrian. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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